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Half-Hours with the Stars: A Plain and Easy Guide to the Knowledge of the ...
Richard Anthony Proctor
No preview available - 2018
9 o'clock Aldeboran Algol Alpherat Altair Andromeda AQUILA Aries aspect Auriga Bear Bo÷tes brilliant CANIS CANIS MAJOR Capella Cassiopeia Castor CEMINI Cetus circumference close column COMA conspicuous constellation corresponding cross Cygnus dates direction Draco Dragon due south due west east eastern Eridanus exactly extending fact feet figure formed further Guardians HALF-HOUR head Hercules higher Horizon THE SKY hour Hydra immediately indicated June lettering lies Little looked lying LYRA midway MINOR names nearly night north point north-east north-west notice numbered object observer once Ophiuchus Orion passing Perseus Pleiades point overhead pointers Pole pole-star Pollux position present raised recognise refer risen rising round seen Serpent setting shining shoulders shown Sickle side slightly small stars south western Horizon south-west Southern Horizon Spica stars tail TAURUS turning Twins upright Vega vertical Vincent Brooks Day visible
Page 7 - Thro' cells of madness, haunts of horror and fear, That I come to be grateful at last for a little thing : My mood is changed, for it fell at a time of year When the face of night is fair on the dewy downs, And the shining daffodil dies, and the Charioteer And starry Gemini hang like glorious crowns Over Orion's grave low down in the west...